60 Creative Lessons for Grades 5-9. In today’s world, children and adolescents are faced with many challenges, and dealing with these challenges requires resiliency. Developed by a former Ohio school counselor, this book contains 60 activity-based lessons that teach children the techniques necessary to rebound and recover from difficult or challenging situations.
The book is divided into seven sections:
Part 1 Emotions and Self-Awareness
Part 2 Changing Thoughts and Impulse Control
Part 3 Managing Stress and Mindfulness
Part 4 Communication and Problem Solving
Part 5 Believe in Yourself
Part 6 Support, Resources, and Embracing Change
Part 7 Review Games and Activities
Each section offers a selection of creative, easy-to-present activities that will help students to gain confidence and develop this important life skill. In addition, the program includes ASCA standards, pre/post tests,and a CD-ROM that allows the user to easily print the reproducibleworksheets/pages.